Workshop Experience: Art Maki Sushi Class in Gourdos

I am thankful to a friend named Joy who owns Occasions of Joy blog for inviting me over and given a chance to attend Art Maki Sushi Class in Gourdos, 4th Level of Mega Fashion Hall, Megamall.

Getting to know the woman behind the workshop meet Ms. Jannet Salazar, she’s a Certified Art Maki Sushi Instructor, wife and mother to her two adorable children. I love her passion when it comes to making creative pieces of food and inspire other moms like me. She’s very accommodating, kind and full of heart teaching and they really work with his husband. They support one another.

Please see photos below of what you can see inside:


Gourdos’ Workshop Area


Meet new people 🙂 Together with Chloe, daughter of Chef Jackie Ang Po, (Middle)


Please excuse my eyebags here 🙂 A not so perfect Pokemon


Cutting the Flower of Peach


Thank you Dona Maria for being one of the sponsor of this workshop


Ms. Jannet’s Masterpiece that we will copy


Thank you Joy of for inviting me here and meet Brooke.


My Rolled Flower of Peach


This Wusthof knife is so nice to use. Slicing made easier be seen in Gourdos


My finish maki and sushi 🙂 More practice pa

What to expect during the workshop?

  1. Gourdos’ provides a spacious, clean place for all their workshop.
  2. Staff are approachable and polite.
  3. Ms. Jannet and her husband works with us well. They are bubbly people.
  4. Reasonable workshop fee for the materials to be use and you can bring home what you have made. They also gave us Maki roll mat. You will get a certificate as well.


Know more about Gourdos

Gourdo’s Inc. was founded in 2001 when an old and abandoned Italian restaurant at The Fort Entertainment Complex in Taguig City was rebuilt into its first and flagship store that catered to homemakers, food and cooking enthusiasts, professional chefs, and restaurant-owners.

In 2006, Gourdo’s won the ultimate accolade in houseware retailing, capturing the Global Innovator Award (GIA) at both Pan Asia and Global levels during the International Home and Houseware Show at McCormick Place, Chicago, USA. The Company has since expanded and now manages eleven (11) different store concepts and more than 500 employed personnel.

Buhay Mommy Guide: 

Other Gourdo’s branches are located in Robinson’s MagnoliaThe Promenade in Greenhills, Alabang Town Center, Glorietta 4, Trinoma, Greenbelt 5, Robinson’s Manila, and Shangri-La Plaza. 

If you are a frequent baker, shopper, crafter, Gourdos’ Store offers a wide range of bake ware and kitchenware for you. Interested in taking classes? Log on to for schedules and other information.

You can contact Ms. Jannet Salazar through and follow her to know more about her workshop’s schedule and creative designs.

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Source of information: Gourdos on Facebook

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